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Kenda
K40 Street 27 Inch Road Tire

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The K40 is a reliable yet economical tire for older road bikes with 27 inch wheels.

Kenda uses a thicker rubber and textured tread for great grip without slowing you down. This unique 27 inch model is extra wide for a comfortable ride on rough roads.

This version of the Kenda K40 Tire is available in 27 x 1 3/8 inch (35-630 ISO). 90 PSI max. Wire bead. Black/Gumwall.

 

Application: General use/Recreation 

 

ISO (ETRTO) Size: 35-630 mm

 

Threads Per Inch: 60 TPI

 

Max Pressure: 90 PSI

 

Made in: Taiwan 

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Excellent tire. Great price.
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by TC
Albuquerque, NM
2 of 2 customers found this review helpful.

Very pleased with these tires. Now my 1976 Schwinn Varsity road bike is back on the street. Plan to buy future parts from Western Bike Works for my 2 other bikes.

Reviewed 1/26/2017
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The Kenda gum wall is awesome
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by Anonymous
Eau Claire

It looks great with your vintage bike

Reviewed 6/11/2018
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the best of the best
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by Anonymous
Casual Cyclist

great replacement tires for my restoration......

Reviewed 6/8/2018
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Good for the price
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by Anonymous

These were tough to mount, but are a good basic tire for your oldervintage bike.

Reviewed 6/1/2018
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This is a good tire for the price.
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by Anonymous
Cycling Enthusiast
Syracuse, NY

I use it to repair road bikes. I thiink it is a good tire for the price.

Reviewed 1/18/2018
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Great budget tire
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by Anonymous
New York City

I really like the vintage gumwall look on my vintage bike. The tire was easy to mount and has a good tread pattern for street use.

Reviewed 3/12/2018
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Great product,great service.
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by Anonymous

See above.toy

Reviewed 1/12/2017
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A fine tire for the money !
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by Michael
hollis maine

Looks and rides very well on my old vintage bikes

Reviewed 10/16/2017
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bought 2 sets very satisfied !
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by John H.
Cycling Enthusiast
Mishawaka, In.

I'm 69 years old. I put a new set on my vintage Columbias. I ride them for fun and exercise. They look and ride great.

Reviewed 10/17/2017
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Great Tires !!!
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by Old Biker
Cycling Enthusiast
Syracuse, NY
2 of 2 customers found this review helpful.

Great Price, Great Quality. I'm approach 2,000 miles on them and there still going strong.

Will be buying more !!

Reviewed 8/24/2017
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Tire is splitting, less than two years, and 800 miles!
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by Anonymous

Bought a set June 2014, bike is kept indoors, and I've put less than 800 miles on them. Looked this weekend March 2016- the rear tire is splitting where the gum wall joins the black all around the tire on the rear one. The front tire is splitting here and there.

Reviewed 3/27/2016
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Be Careful with Old NoHook Rims
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by BicycleBillNB
Cycling Enthusiast
NB
2 of 2 customers found this review helpful.

I had great expectations for these tires, but found they blew off my old rims- the original '70's rims with no hook. HOWEVER, on my new replacement Hook style rims, they are SWEET! More cush for the tush, and a great ride. THey can take proper pressure with a hook rim. I ran them at 70PSI on rough country roads, no problems. SUmmary Hook Rims Excellent value, old rims be careful, they will pop off.

ps, anybody have a tire that will stay on old school rims???

Reviewed 11/20/2015
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Very good
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by Anonymous

Fits really good, good quality tire.

Reviewed 3/7/2017
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durable and responsive
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by Anonymous
road riding
5 of 5 customers found this review helpful.

Love the tire. The wrench at the shop told me it had about 400 miles left on it... I've gone 400 beyond that. I'd definitely purchase another

Reviewed 10/24/2014
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good tire for money and is a nice fit for my 1976 10 speed
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by Anonymous
Cycling Enthusiast
batavia, illinois
9 of 9 customers found this review helpful.

Used on an old 10 speed which always has gum-walls

Reviewed 7/12/2014
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good tires, can't find this cheap price anyware else, and smooth ride!
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by richa
Casual Cyclist
shore- line Connecticut
5 of 5 customers found this review helpful.

Used on road bike I have owned for thirty years. Smooth because it is a little bit wider.

Reviewed 3/27/2014
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perfect tire for my old Nishiki and my rough paved road
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by Anonymous
Cycling Enthusiast
93420
7 of 7 customers found this review helpful.

nice tire

Reviewed 11/8/2013
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Perfect for my older Schwinn
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by Jon
Casual Cyclist
St. Louis, MO
9 of 10 customers found this review helpful.

I love these tires! They were priced very competitively, and they look and ride great on my recent 73 Schwinn restoration. I'll definitely be back for more!

Reviewed 9/12/2013
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Rides very comfortably
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by mike
Casual Cyclist
Memphis Tn.
6 of 6 customers found this review helpful.

As a 56 yo 15 mi. round trip commuter and casual rider I find that the K40's 27x 1 3/8 has a better ride and a more solid feel than the K 35's 27x 1 1/4 that I have on another vintage bike that I also ride. I prefer a blackwall tire but for the price I cant complain.

Reviewed 9/5/2013
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The only place to buy bike tires!
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by James Hill
Casual Cyclist
near Austin, Texas
5 of 14 customers found this review helpful.

I buy and sell vintage bikes. By installing new tires on some of the bikes it has increased my overall profit!

Reviewed 4/4/2013
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